Must-Know Climate Change Statistics [Latest Report]

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According to our research, the Market Data Report on climate change unveils a wealth of eye-opening statistics. Did you know that the Greenland ice sheet loses 279 billion tons of ice annually? Surprisingly, the Arctic warms three times faster than the global average. From economic losses to species

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"The Greenland ice sheet lost an average of 279 billion tons of ice per year between 1993 and 2019."

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"The economic losses from climate-related disasters were estimated at $520 billion annually."

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"The Arctic is warming three times faster than the global average."

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"More than 1 million species are at risk of extinction due to climate change."

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"The frequency and duration of heatwaves in the U.S. have increased since the 1960s."

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"Oceans absorb about 30% of the CO2 released into the atmosphere by human activities."

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"The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in our atmosphere, as of May 2021, is 417 parts per million."

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"Climate change could push more than 100 million people back into poverty by 2030."

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"More than 800 million people (11% of the world’s population) are currently vulnerable to climate change impacts."

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"Coral reefs could be limited to just 10% of their historical size by 2050."

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"The majority (97%) of actively publishing climate scientists agree that climate-warming trends over the past century are extremely likely due to human activities."

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"Deforestation accounts for about 11% of global greenhouse gas emissions."

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"Sea levels are rising by about 3.3 millimeters per year."

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"Since the late 19th century, the Earth's glaciers have been losing an average of 267 gigatons of ice per year."

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"The year 2020 tied with 2016 as the warmest year on record."

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"By 2050, climate change could reduce global agricultural yields by up to 30%."

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"In 2019, global investments in renewable energy reached $282.2 billion."

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"The global average surface temperature has risen by about 1.18°C since the late 19th century."

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"The Antarctic ice sheet has lost about 148 billion tons of ice per year from 1993 to 2019."

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"Global annual emissions of CO2 have increased by almost 50% since 1990."

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Over the past decades, alarming climate change statistics have emerged: the Greenland ice sheet and Antarctic ice sheet have shed billions of tons of ice annually, exacerbating sea level rise. The Arctic's rapid warming, three times faster than the global average, threatens ecosystems and indigenous communities. The staggering economic losses from climate-related disasters underscore the urgent need for mitigation efforts. The potential extinction of over 1 million species underscores the biodiv

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